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is talking about accepting a budget deal without any knew taxes. on timing. as a business owner, i'm constantly putting out fires. so i deserve a small business credit card with amazing rewards. with the spark cascard from capital one, i get 2% cash back on ery purchase, every day. i break my back around here. finally soone's recognizing me with unlimited rewards! meetings start at 11, cindy. [ male announcer get the spark business card from capital one. choose 2% cash back or double miles on every purchase, every d. what's in your wallet? i need your timesheets, larry! ♪ neil: the conventional wisdom is that it will get nasty. you know, democrats are going to keep demanding high taxes and more taxes as part of any deal. lo and behold, or that the white house might be pulling a head fake or sincerely meaning they do not want taxes to be part of it. all the suddenness of the white house. >> trying to frame the debate. taxes were never on the table. this is all about spending. this is about the democrats to want more spending. upset at the sequestration. the only fight that the rep
, the white house is talking about accepting a budget deal without any knew taxes. on timing. the ocean gets warmer. the peruvian anchovy harvest suffers. it raises the price of fishmeal, cattle feed and beef. bny mellon turns insights like these into powerful investment strategies. for a university endowment. it funds a marine biologist... who studies the peruvian anchovy. invested in the world. bny mellon. we don't have time for stuff like laundry. we're too busy having fun. we get everything perfectly clean by tossing one of these in the wash. and that's it. i wanted to do that. oh, come on. eh, that's my favorite part. really? that's our tide. what'sours? ♪ neil: the conventional wisdom is that it will get nasty. you know, democrats are going to keep demanding high taxes and more taxes as part of any deal. lo and behold, or that the white house might be pulling a head fake or sincerely meaning they do not want taxes to be part of it. all the suddenness of the white house. >> trying to frame the debate. taxes were never on the table. this is all about spending. this is about the democra
in colorado that would increase taxes by $950 million in one year and restructure the way that state funds its public schools. we're back with james freeman, and steve moore. so steve let's go to colorado first because it's a very interesting state, trending left politically, with a kind of new coalition of cultural liberals and hispanics. and women. leading to a democratic majority there. and they could take another big step to the left with this ballot initiative. explain. >> no question about it. paul, you're exactly right. colorado is one of those states that has moved more to the left than just about any other state in the country. and partially because of huge democratic money and liberal money that's gone in to that state. so what they've now put on the ballot is a gigantic income tax increase to pay for more money for schools. this is a big power play by the left to expand the size of the state government. the income tax, if it's raised, paul, would get rid of a traditional policy in colorado of a low flat tax. and i would make the case, one of the reasons colorado has been a high grow
out of 12% declared that america's large profitable corporations are paying a lower tax rate than our teachers and firefighters. this went back and said, look, this isn't the way to do it, not one year, because it followed the recession. it followed 2008 and 2009. you remember ge and other corporations? the entire financial sector had a lot of writeoffs. he did a different study. he went back and did 2004 to 2010, he counted all taxes paid worldwide, including state, including foreign, and the effective tax rate of all u.s. corporations exceeded 35% from 2004 to 2010. the other thing he found out was since 1997 all the leading economies of the world, 31 out of 34 have cut their corporate tax rates to attract job. >> did you say that includes foreign taxes too? >> includes foreign taxes. >> i mean, don't we only care about taxes paid here in the united states? >> why, because that's all we collect? >> yeah. it doesn't matter if we collect, it matters how competitive -- >> it matters if you're looking at u.s. tax receipts. if you're looking at u.s. -- >> doesn't it matter whether u.s. c
. his budget costs seniors more on medicare and gives tax breaks to millionaires. well, what is that? we want medicare over millionair millionaires. >> seems we would be readjudicating the 2012 election altogether. i want to ask you, in the budget process, i know there was a call. it was reported that yourself and leader reid and a number of others, democratic leaders with the president, kind of all on the same page going into the budget process. and then this week, we read on wednesday that the president has said he is flexible about whether or not revenues can be on the table. and i know you've said revenues need to be on the table. harry reid has said revenues need to be on the table. are you confident that the president is going to, you know, stay with where the democratic caucus is on that issue? >> i think we'll stay together. if you have revenue on the table, you come to a bigger agreement to reduce the deficit, to grow the economy, to do so in a fiscally sound way. if you don't have revenue on the table, we've cut -- it's important to note that going into this debate they say the
republican after republican talking about cutting taxes, talking about growing the economy, but not reaching to of the folks of middle-class, marking -- working men and women. it is like the republican party has written another class exists >> i certainly agree in terms of making that contact with working families. the biggest jealous families face a virginia is economic opporunity, jobs. there are enormous loss of virginia verbal of leisurely judge of the members because there have been unemployed so long three they're focused on that. a big difference. i can explain my plan to grow jobs and cut taxes. he is proposing more government spending. $1,700 more per family. other than zero in this month on obamacare. there is a stark difference also. once again come his approach is bigger government and-smaller government. was the first of five obamacare. lou: you were the first one to sue on obamacare. >> right. lou: at the same time, is that an issue for virginia voters? we look at these numbers. we're talking about, you know, roughly 10 percent of the folks that are going to the polls, federal
. it is only be addressed by raising taxes. >> not just raising taxes on the rich, you began with ron at reagan, my mom would be motor fid. -- she voted for ronald reagan once. >> what happened to you? >> what happened to the republican party is the real question. the people in congress that mercedes is referring to. neil: ronald reagan said, government is not solution to the problem, it is the problem. i am wondering when the leaders, prominently the democratic party, said the spending well has run dry, we have to raise taxes, i get worried that is all i'm saying. >> i hope, it is an election year, we're looking at here, if they could look at slowing down the increase of the cost of living for social security, look at -- >> would you be open to that. >> and you know there is a chance there could be an elimination of certain tax cre. neil: a grand bargain. >> would she be willing to raise the minimum wage. neil: where does that come from? >> you need businesses. >> there you go again. a horrible impression. i want to thank you, we'll see the debate ensues great job. in the meantime, a year lat
confidential tax infmation from tea party groups with the federal election commission, judicial watch said they obtained e-mails from lerner that shows she disclosed information from several conservative groups including the american future fund, and the american issues project. lerner retired from the irs last month. but congressional investigations are ongoing. >> on wall street today stocks moved low edow down 73, nazdaq down 7, and nazdaq down 11. >> stocks posted strong gains for october, dow up 3% in october, s&p you of 4 1/2%, and nazdaq a gain of nearly 4%. on economic front, jobless claims fell by 10,000 last week. we're coming right back with much more. stay with us. >> out of touch perhaps but real out of the loop too? the president's accolade shield him from scandal from benghazi to the obamacare, the obama defense remains the same, he just doesn't know. just doesn't know. congressman brad win the ocean gets warmer. the peruvian anchovy harvest suffers. it raises the price of fishmeal, cattle feed and beef. bny mellon turns insights like these into powerful investment strategie
's the 1st of november, but a huge tax hit is being taken out of that in the state of california. some people say, oh, poor kobe, but maybe that would make him want to play for the rockets -- [laughter] >> more and more i think athletes are considering this, you know? the money they're making now you say, okay, maybe it's not as bad. we know up until recently athletes, you know, have gone broke or really said, golly, have to find a new job or career, but almost 40% federal, 3.78% for medicare and 13.3% california. so 56.7% of his income going to taxes, and it's an environment of paying your fair share, you know? i don't know how much of the public services out in california he's using. i just don't think it's that much. i don't think it's $14 million worth. connell: not exactly a sympathetic figure, but we get your point. >> that's the whole thing. no one's sympathetic except when it starts to trickle down. ofof course, in france they're starting to talk about not even having a soccer season this year. connell: 75%, incomes over a million euro? >> yeah. 75%. and so now the owners -- da
. he says i'm only going to tax the rich and he defined them as anyone who makes $500,000 or more. last time i heard that, barack obama said it in the payroll tax went up in the middle class always gets hit the worst. neil: you mentioned something as well. and no response back. to this issue, the biggest employer in the city, the reverberations could be that they start charging more for loans and this is something that will impact the country when he was mayor of the city. >> they expect that the banks don't have to be in new york and it can go anywhere and any other one of the 49 states. we have seen this happen over and over again when i was growing up in the city and you drive up on the way to new england, the only thing in that area was the marriott hotel. neil: yes,. >> every single one of those used to be in new york city. neil: i get annoyed with the arrogance of those tried-and-true new yorkers would say what also they going to go, this is the place to be, which is your point with them and others, the goal and leave the entire country to switzerland or hong kong. >> jcpenney is
. >> will he cut taxes. >> he wanted to cut taxes, hasn't been able to get that through the legislature. the interesting part is he's perceived as very moderate, where you could describe him as moderate because he's a more -- he's not an -- he's a get things done, cut the best deal conservative and he has had to do that in a blue state. i think this is the fascinating test. when he's in iowa, what are the rand pauls and ted cruzes and rick santorum say? does mitt romney's blessing help or hurt? >> he's perceived as a moderate because he embraced the president of the united states on the eve of the 2012 election after super storm sandy. >> the man who by the way made sure that his state got funneled millions of dollars and stood by him when his state was in need. >> other republicans hated him for that. >> they did, but did his embrace, did the embrace mean anything to mitt romney in the end? absolutely not. >> if you speak to some romney folks, they were irritated by it. >> they were irritated by it but did it cause him the election? no, it didn't. this is a personal brand this man has.
. >>> san francisco's city supervisor set to introduce a ballot measure that would tax all sugar beverages sold in the city. if voters approve soda tax, a 24-cent tax would be added to every can of soda sold in san francisco. the money will help fund health and nutrition programs for children and would generate $31 million in revenue. >>> paul, it seems leek it has been forever since we had some real weather to talk a. now we have winds and cooler temperatures. >> reporter: it all comes at once. bm, then comes sunday, front. wind gusts every where. saw about 30 to 40 miles per hour wind gust at a minimum. some of you got to 75. high winds, big problems around the b. let's take you to antioch. a woman thought an earthquake shook her home. turn out a tree pierced through the roof of her sister's home. in tracy, the wind flipped over six trucks. make matters worse, a lot of dust out there, too. >> it does. that is the wish shoe people are talking about. the dust is like they are driving in the fog. it becomes like black wall in front of you. >> also, in emeryville the wednesday took down some
, no, this is a tax, a burden on middle class families. let me tell you. we know because the guy i'm running against tried this in massachusetts and it's working just fine. >> that was president obama in 2012 promoting the fact that he modeled obama care after massachusetts health care plan. now massachusetts and vermont are talking about getting rid of the national health care system by creating their own single payer systems. at least it's being discussed. joining us now radio talk show host and columnist at the boston herald michael graham with an insider perspective. we have heard it in the massachusetts legislature as now senator jamie eldridge, a democrat, testified that he believes they should implement a universal medicare plan in massachusetts. that's single payer. that's what many people believe obama care would lead to on the federal level. what say you? >> well, it's funny. he's a great guy. he voted for romney care, supports obama care. then you do the math and he says all i wanted was single payer in the first place. that's what obama care supporters default to. they
businesses are going to be taxed heavily. that small businesses are going to see their rates go through the roof, and they're going to have to let people go. >> well, the fact is that anybody under 50 employees, they don't have to do anything if they don't want to. but folks under 25 employees, we're urging them to check object th on this exchange, because they could get some tax credits and they might be able to provide affordable health insurance for their folks at a lesser cost than what most of them are doing right now. >> so how could 400 businesses in kentucky have it wrong? why don't we have 49 other kentuckies across america? well, it's obstruction. that's the story on the ground in kentucky. but this is the story in washington. >> when it it comes to jobs, some have called the law the single biggest detriment to job creation in america right now. >> part-time workers, the poor, pay still have no insurance, but now they may have no job. >> jobs are being lost, premiums are going up. >> the real problem is we're driving everyone out of the individual market. >> it's time to revis
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, the latest from the belt way just said. >> looking to with to bring in tax revenue but judge andrew napolitano says it is an invasion of privacy and it could change life as we know it. lori: looking at the business of helsinki and the still showing no sign of slowing down and you won't believe how much we expending on costumes for our heads. actually i would. adam: you would? when a and guilty as charged. adam: the dow is positive. >> at the halloween. the dow is down 9 points. we have the nasdaq and the person the in the green on this final day of a great month of october. the broader market 4% this month. we will take it. you with a nearly year there is concern that the fed won't be as inclined to keep the stimulus coming as long as we are hoping. release solid midwest manufacturing number is bolstering that belief, the dollar up, commodities down and that is where we are trading today, stock has been all over the mack in after-hours after the earnings report, stock as much as 18% and when it opened this morning was down 5%. now you can see a green arrow, there is concern in despi
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to delay the mandate tax. >> this has got to be delayed. >> there its no way to fix the monstrosity. >> nobody. ♪ >>> in 1985, the democratic governor of new york, mario cuomo attacked economic policies of ronald reagan in a speech he delivered at yale. governor cuomo said the reagan re-election campaign was filled with oversimplification and reagan policies if enacted would be harsher. that led governor cuomo to say perhaps the most memorable line of any speech. he said we campaign in poetry. but when we are elected we are forced to govern in prose. tonight, president obama stands accused of campaigning in poetry when he was campaigning to passion the affordable care act. >> if you look your health care plan, you will be able to keep your health care plan. period. >> if you have health insurance. nothing in the plan will require you to change what you have. >> when president obama was campaigning for re-election the affordable care act had not been fully implemented and said this. if you are one of more than 250 million americans who already have health insurance, you will keep y
got paid yesterday, with a $30 million annual contract. that works out to $24 million before taxes. >> before taxes. >> before taxes. >> i'm going to call my agent and figure out how to get that. >> on friday, the eagle was soaring for kobe. and he's injured, not even playing right now. sorry he got injured. but that's a nice paycheck to take home. >> must be nice, huh? >> i'm imagining. >> thanks, ron. >>> time for a check of the weather and over to ginger zee. >> hey, guys. unsettled is an understatement as for what's been happening along the east coast the last two days. stowe, vermont, ahead of the front. 73-mile-per-hour wind gusts. flint, michigan, behind it, had gusts up to 43 miles per hour. let's see what happens with all of the winds. just west of boston, weldly, massachusetts. trees down, power lines and power outages in that area. so much nicer today in boston for the red sox parade today. in flint, we talk about wind gusts about 45 miles per hour. and they had big issues, too. the video almost looks the same. but it's before and after the front goes through. either way
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a rather attractive tax structure. but in some ways, this is a big public relations exercise over the next couple of days to prove there is more to technology here than just the tax system. so you can see behind me, a whole bunch of stores where many of these engineers are showing their wears or if they're pitching on stage trying to secure a venture capital money. they're all here trying to prove that technology in ireland is one that the prime minister has been focusing on. i'm going to be catching up the prime minister prime minister later on as we see that bell rung for the nasdaq. between the technology sectors in the states and here in europe, this is a company serving a growth story. let's hope it is one for ireland, ross. >> good stuff. thanks for that, ross. don't forget, come up tomorrow, karen will have interviews with the current rising stars ryan homes and hoot suite. that's tomorrow. right now, you need to keep et here on cnbc. coming up with the countdown to the opening markets stateside, whatever happens, though, we hope you have a profitable day. bye for now. >>> good morn
never gets punched, but everyone else does. >> the government has a printing press that can extract tax dollars. >> but the government pushed the atmosphere that triggered this. >> absolutely. fannie mae and freddie mac said seles whatever we do have and we don't care what the bundled in her or good or bad. neil: so it's like at birth rate. >> absolutely. it's like acquiring countrywide and nurse turns. it can seek reimbursement from insurance corporation for some of the fine was paid into the treasury. >> that's the thing they're trying trying to iron out. any of these punishments that are a result of the property that you have talked about. deflate the government is saying that we still think that that should be on your back. >> for the lawyers of chase, as you and i are doing the show, we are arguing with the government's lawyers try to suggest here is how a judge and jury would rule. the government's lawyers are saying, are you kidding, a jury would give us 10 times this amount. it doesn't mean that they will have the moniker of a dozen heart is working words of the greatest knowled
their support. their tax exempt status including the big hospital up in boston that's where, what is it, the patriots, new england patriots get their rehab done. >> that's right. it may lose its tax exempt status. sort of under the microscope under obama care. >> unbefore the boston -- in fact, the last boston marathon victim who had to have a leg amputateds a result of the boston bombing, there he is sadly, it's called the spalding rehabilitation hospital. it's run by a 501 c 3, non-private hospital. under obama care, one of the sicious obama care would provide charity to people coming in off the streets that don't have healthcare coverage. now that law because of obama care scrutinized where they are having to roll back the charitable contributions they give to the community in the case of folks that come in off the street that don't have health insurance. >> former president jimmy carter whose name has become synonymous with oppressing attacked obama care yesterday saying this doesn't work very well. when jimmy carter calls you ineffect actual that's 6 people signing up because the w
's also been involved in property tax fights in kansas, ohio, and texas. the news comes -- this news comes just weeks after "the times" reported the kochs were, quote, deeply involved with groups that plotted the government shutdown. and gave millions to another group that made the creepy uncle sam ads. trying to scare people not to get health insurance. here's how they got into the halloween spirit. ♪ >> now the fear campaign could be coming to your local town. and just like last year, the fight is on. joining me now are krystal ball and james peterson. thank you both for being here. >> thanks for having us, rev. >> krystal, a koch-backed tea party group getting involved in iowa city council race. what's the strategy here? >> the kochs have always been willing to push their ideologies at all levels. these are the guys also behind the american legislative exchange council. and they pushed their agenda through model legislation that was anti-worker and pro-big business at the state level across the country. so this is something they've been doing in different ways across the country. i th
a grand bargain? there's no need for a further deficit reduction. republicans don't want the tax increase. democrats don't want entitlement cut asks why would they get together to reduce the deficit? the one thing that's motivating toward a grand bargain is that democrats dislike the sequestration cuts and would like to unwind them, but i don't think they can reach a deal to unwind very much of them because they would have to -- in order to offset them they would have to raise taxes or cut entitlements and people if they hate the sequester, they don't hate the sequester to cut the entitlements. you might sell off federal-owned timberlands and raise fees and you wouldn't be able to unwind very much of the sequester. >> if briefly, if you can, congressman. i do hope we have a grand bargain and if it would seem to me that the private sector needs help in getting out of this recession. you talk about democrats, social security, medicare and all of that. we're talking about food stafrms, poor people and pain. we're not talking about reverends and rabbis. they can pray all they want and they've
is 401k never meant to be what it is today. it started out simply as a tax deferment vehicle and some how it became the thing to put your retirement savings in. > >lot of people say i've got a 401k, i've got some savings, i have a few investments. i have social security and that's not enough combined. in a society where spending drives the economy it's just hard to buckle down and systematically put money aside every month. > >there's also another study by the center for public policy that found the 401k only really works for people at the top end of the economic spectrum who can afford to put money in it---enough money to make it work. for most people, they're working to pay their bills. it's not like people are sitting around wondering what to do with their spare cash. > >sobering information we need to keep thinking about. constantine von hoffman, thank you so much. > >my pleasure. for those of us still in the working world, a new study says time may be the most important factor to finding a job you love. payscale reports baby boomers are more satisfied at work than millenials. 78% o
. we are not. tax money that the fed is spending. it is much more akin to printing money and it is to borrowing. >> you have been printing money. >> effectively. john: getting that one right. why -- why? >> treating a trillion dollars of new currency each year digitally cannot print to get anywhere. and -- john: not exactly printing, but they are creating. >> creating an affair which shocks a lot of people, but that is the fact. john: the line in the movie that most test me was when you say that these two fed chairman appointed by republicans and democrats have increased central planning in our economy more than ever in history in secret more than 500 billion a mortgage is. a $2 trillion more of government debt, they almost have twice -- john: central planning. if it worked in communist countries. >> the rock history we have seen that market economies to better than centrally planned ones. the question is knowing that lie in the wake of the crisis we're choosing to give the fed more power and influence. in the film we argue they should start handing the power back to the
, get that corporate tax rate down. >>> what's coming up on "mad" tonight? >> one of the greatest executives you never hear talked about is deb kafaro, she runs a fantastic real estate invest trust, phenomenal performance. the stock is down. the rates have not done well this year because of the spike up in interest rates. they are not that expensive anymore. this has been historically, one of the top three or four in the group. >> we are going to see you in a few minutes. get a cup of coffee and come back. >> i will, thank you >>> in addition to jim cramer's interview with consul energy, we are going to look at how apple is positioned for the results tonight. is facebook at the nasdaq or twitter when it launches? which of those two is the better investment for you? also ahead, we have pending home sales, how strong is housing now and is the fed the real wild card for these markets? hour two of "squawk on the street" monday morning. ♪ nice car. sure is. make a deal with me, kid, and you can have the car and everything that goes along with it. ♪ ♪ so, what do you say? thanks..
with accountability and waste of hundred of millions of tax dollars. the long-term problem is that the cost will be borne by the american people who will have to go out and buy new plans. >> let me ask but this. we have a words, accountability, apology and one is inappropriate. the first official obama care apology came today. someone being accountable. here it is. >> i want to apologize to you that the website has not worked as well as it should. i want to assure you that health care.gov can and will be fixed. >> that was the chief marilyn taverner. people are saying shouldn't someone else be saying apologies? >> this is such a washington game, right? spicer talks about, there is no accountability. nobody is taking responsibility. you saw the head of cms in that video take responsibility and apologize for it today. the president has acknowledged that there were problems. secretary sebelius has acknowledged there were problems. the washington game of parsing who is saying what when, i think irrelevant to what the situation is. there is a webb. it is helping thousands upon thousands of peopl
: the saying goes, nothing is certain but death and taxes. turns out it's not even certain the government will stop buying your prescriptions or paying for new doctor visits long after you're dead. >> this is lack of oversight. lack of transparency. >> reporter: we learned in 2011 the government paid out $23 million in medicare payments on behalf of people who were dead. the department's auditors discovered some of that is because of bad info on when people passed away. most comes down to improper claims filed by doctors and healthcare providers. big question, was there fraud? did providers file claims for people they knew were dead? according to this report and hundreds of cases it looks like that answer is yes. >> they'll send in a claim, see if it gets paid. if it works, send another one in. maybe the next month, 10, 15, 20 until they get caught. >> reporter: david williams with the taxpayer protection license says it's a small number of companies and doctors working the system. >> you have people taking advantage of the system that is so big, so complex that they're not going to get c
device tax on an industry that represents about two-and-a-half percent of our gross domestic product in massachusetts that will cost jobs here in massachusetts. one of the problems is what we did in massachusetts was tailored to our population. it took advantage of health care and a number of different things, one of them, steve, was the fact that we had merged the non-group market with the individual market to try to spread out risks. what does the federal plan do? well, it reduces the number of rating factors we can use to evaluate risk for that pool. it's undermine wack we want to do. in fact, we have pleaded with our governor, governor patrick has asked the federal government, give us a waiver so that we can evaluate and price risk fairly and yet we now are going to be forced to use 4 rating factors as opposed to 106789 that's one of the major points of distinction here, massachusetts plan worked because it was designed for pennsylvania. we had expertise, for instance, in pricing risks. we had growth markets in medical devices. yet, when we look at what's happening at the federal
on the tax payers' money. somebody's going to get fired on this. five weeks later -- >> if only the republicans had this kind of energy about getting people covered with health insurance. instead it's about glitches on a web site. >> i'm equally concerned about everyone getting one of these letters, bill, who's getting all these people from california to florida who's getting a letter in their mailbox or e-mail saying the plan that you have is getting terminated. your employer terminating their health care. i care about those people. >> i have to change the topic here, because i want to get to the other a word, that is the one i'm not going to say on the show. making headlines. tom coburn you both heard it republican senator "there's no comedy with harry reid. i think he's an absolute a hole. why go there." >> all right, sean, how do you defend that? senator coburn is usually a guy who often takes the high road. but this is the kind of stuff that makes washington look pathetic. >> well, i'm not going to defend the use of that kind of language. but i think that you're right in yo
like head start and meals on wheels. and on the flip side, they want lower taxes for the rich, subsidies for all companies, and they want to gut wall street reform. these are some real weird priorities for people that claim they love america and love the american people. >> and don't forget to add in that they don't want people to have health care. >> that's near the top of the list. >> exactly. i do think it's sad. but it really does reflect an underlying philosophy. and that is the survival of the fittest. and so we don't want to put a hand out to help folks. if you can't make it, then you're out of luck. but when we're talking about food stamps just like you showed at the beginning of the segment is there's a lot of veterans on food stamps. are they saying that they're just sitting around waiting to have a government handout? i think it's a real double standard. and it's a very sad way that the republican party has developed. you know, in addition to cutting, they also want to add on crazy restrictions like you have to have drug testing and you have to work ignoring the fac
in my congressional district which i doubt have any homes valued at 700,000 on the county tax roles. >> in last 30 seconds you need cooperation from the senate, legislation out of the senate, the banking committee is looking at this. passed an fha reform bill and need help from the white house. what are the prospects of bipartisan fha reform and gse, fannie, freddie reform? >> relatively speaking i'm more optimistic about those prospects than other prospects. clearly the senate seems to be moving in that direction. the white house indicated they're interested. we passed a bill out of the committee, we hope to get it to the floor soon, in order to be a member of congress you have to be an optimist. >> chairman hensarling, house financial services committee. thanks for joining us. we'll be watching this. lori, adam, we'll stay here a few more minutes and do an additional series of questions for the chairman for five more minutes. post exclusively to the website, foxbusiness.com. look for that on the website a bit later. back to you. lori: peter barnes thanks for bringing us that. adam
of picasso and matisse from the 1940s found in the flat of an 80-year-old man on suspicion of tax evasion. german authorities are not confirming or denying the presence of this art. it was revealed by a german publication valued to be over a billion dollars. back to you, kate. >> all right, erin, thank you. we can only hope they get returned to the families that were stolen from. >>> we have a new twist, bullying in the miami dolphins room may. one was suspended for conduct, in cogny to took to twitter to deny the claim. so still an evolving situation. cnn's john berman trying to track down some loan of reason here. >> you know, there is a lot going on here. i have to say the details are very murky. what is clear is that a 6 foot 5, 320 pound offensive tackle may not be the image when it comes to mind when you think of being a bullying victim. jonathan martin left the dolphins reportedly the victim of bullying since he joined the team. now, there is information what they have pushed him past his breaking point this morning, we are learning new details about alleged player misconduct withi
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